Before the barbecues and the fireworks, Americans tuned in to ESPN for one of the best sporting events of the year. No, we're not talking baseball or tennis or racing. We're talking about the 98th annual Nathan's hot dog eating contest, held at the hot dog king's flagship Coney Island restaurant. ... More >>
Tomorrow afternoon, the world's most prolific eaters will converge on Coney Island for the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Championships. About 40,000 people are expected to watch Joey Chestnut, the number-one-ranked eater in the world, defend his title for the seventh time. Last year C ... More >>
Twenty-eight-year-old Joey "Jaws" Chestnut of San Jose, California, won his sixth consecutive hot-dog-eating title yesterday at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating championship by eating 68 hot dogs in ten minutes.For those of you into math -- that's 6.8 hot dogs every minute! The contest, now in its ... More >>
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